publication date: Sunday, September 25, 2005 (part of Round XXVI)

category: Music

clue: He claims he's not a follower of the previous goo, but his violent music suggests otherwise. Who's the king?

explanation: King was the lead guitarist of the Satanic rock band Slayer ("violent"), though he denied being a Satanist himself. This goo immediately followed Anton LaVey (0666). more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Joanna Woods, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Elliot Farney, Lori Lancaster, Chris McKinnon, and Jesse Vengrove


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